Zimnergorsk (Ediacaran of Russian Federation)

Also known as Zimnie Gory

Where: Russian Federation (65.5° N, 39.7° E: paleocoordinates 61.1° S, 21.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Vendian (635.0 - 541.0 Ma)

• "Kimberella Lens" and "Yorgia Bed"

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: A. Y. Ivantsov. 2001. Vendia and Other Precambrian "Arthropods". Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 4:3-10 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 179419: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 16.06.2016

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

  - Vendomiidae
Vendia janae n. sp.
Vendia janae n. sp. Ivantsov 2001
  - Yorgiidae
Archaeaspis fedonkini n. gen. n. sp.
Archaeaspis fedonkini n. gen. n. sp. Ivantsov 2001